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    • Next Gen “Scholars” and Digital Collections: Taking Advantage of Opportunities 

      Bentsen, Eileen; Borderud, Jennifer (2010-05-17)
      Taking the “long view,” this presentation will demonstrate the ways in which the authors have taken opportunities to reach out to digital natives and future scholars to make libraries, digital collections, and rare books ...
    • TDL Labs: Partnerships for Exploration 

      Karadkar, Unmil; Francisco-Revilla, Luis (2010-05-17)
      TDL is breaking new ground on several frontiers in planning and developing a multi-institution, reliable, and sustainable infrastructure. These advancements necessitate the exploration and evaluation of alternate technologies, ...
    • Directions for Digital Repositories 

      Carr, Leslie (2010-05-17)
      The Internet provided a platform for global digital communication; the Web added document browsing and repositories have added persistence and curation. What have we achieved with this multilayered platform in the last ...
    • Baylor University and the Texas Digital Library 

      Orr, Pattie (2010-05-17)
      Baylor University was one of the first institutions to join the Texas Digital Library and it has been integral to the development of the consortium as a collaborative enterprise. The presentation will discuss Baylor’s ...
    • TTU School of Law Digital Repository - Documenting a Tradition of Excellence 

      Wang, Fang (2010-05-17)
      Texas Tech University (TTU) Law Library spent the past year installing and customizing a DSpace instance to serve as the institutional repository of the TTU School of Law. This digital repository is the Law School’s first ...
    • Dynamic Display of Collections in CONTENTdm 

      Watkins, Sean (2010-05-17)
      Currently, CONTENTdm does not have the ability to create dynamic pages for a single collection. This poster presentation will highlight how the University of Houston Libraries made collections within CONTENTdm display ...
    • The Texas Center for Border and Transnational Studies 

      Zavaleta, Antonio (2010-05-17)
      A discussion of how the University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College is working with multiple universities on both sides of the US/ Mexico border to build a Texas Center for Border and Transnational ...
    • Texas Digital Library Update 2010 

      McFarland, Mark; Leggett, John (2010-05-17)
      The TDL Co-Directors will present on the past year of development and production at the Texas Digital Library, updating members on the current status of projects and discussing the goals of TDL for the next year.
    • Texas Learning Object Repository 

      Fox, Otto; Rowland, Junius (2010-05-17)
      The Texas Learning Object Repository (TXLOR) is a statewide learning object repository developed on behalf of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, the UT System Office of Health Affairs, and developed by the Texas ...
    • Fostering Collaboration through Digital Libraries in Latin America 

      Sanchez, J. Alfredo (2010-05-17)
      Research institutions in Latin America are geographically dispersed in about 20 countries with diverse levels of (under) development. Though collaborative projects have been undertaken both at national and international ...
    • Evolving Collections: Building an Infrastructure to Preserve the Power of Silence 

      Jordan, Chris (2010-05-18)
      The rise of digital data as a central component of 21st century research is a well-documented phenomenon, but examples of working institutional infrastructures to manage and preserve this data are relatively few and far ...
    • Hot Topics in Metadata 

      Harlan, Amanda (2010-05-18)
      An informal discussion about metadata topics and issues that concern Texas academic institutions.
    • LEARN: Lonestar Education and Research Network 

      Phillips, Michael (2010-05-18)
      The Lonestar Education and Research Network (LEARN) is a consortium of 36 organizations throughout Texas that includes public and private institutions of higher education, community colleges and K-12 public schools. The ...
    • Virtualization of the Data Life Cycle 

      Moore, Reagan (2010-05-18)
      The emergence of policy-based data management systems has made it possible to consider preservation as one of the stages of a data life cycle. Each stage represents a consensus by a user community on the purpose of the ...
    • Archiving on the Go: Facilitating Auto-Archiving of Evolving Digital Collections 

      Scott, Bethany (2012-05-25)
      For more than 10 years now, archivists have proclaimed the importance of early intervention during the records creation process in order to assure their long-term preservation. In the academic context, the infrastructure ...
    • Streaming Texas - A Case Study of the Texas Archive of the Moving Imager 

      Peck, Megan (2012-05-25)
      In an online environment proliferated by video, but in which few organizations are independently streaming their own content, the Texas Archive of the Moving Image (TAMI) has rapidly developed as a leader in the field. TAMI ...
    • The Wiki Method: All the Promises of Web 2.0 for Minimal Fuss 

      Bueno, Natalie; Perrin, Joy Marie (2012-05-25)
      Since 2009, we have been looking for a way to revamp Texas Tech University’s Digital collections. In December of 2010, we started discussing the idea of using a wiki for displaying the collections. Using Mediawiki (the ...
    • TDL Systems and Support: Developing Our Connected Future 

      Steans, Ryan (2012-05-25)
      This presentation discusses Texas Digital Library (TDL) staffing changes, the helpdesk, software, and systems.
    • Student Scholarship: A Valuable Asset and Explaining Downloads 

      Shields, Patricia M.; Rangarajan, Nandhini (2012-05-25)
      This presentation draws on the experience of a group of Texas State student papers which have been downloaded over 370,000 times (400 papers) for average downloads of over 900. These extraordinary download rates are a ...
    • 10 Weeks to Success: How to Quickly and Effectively Build a Collaborative Digital Collection 

      Allen, Christy (2012-05-25)
      Creating a digital collection typically requires a lot of time and thoughtful planning. But what would happen if you only had 10 weeks to plan and build a digital collection from scratch? That was the dilemma faced by the ...